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Who qualifies for this service?

All expatriates who want to enter the republic of Botswana for the purposes of employment.

What does it take to apply for the service?

  • Proof of a job advert
  • Submission of original advert should include qualification, experience, employer’s address and contact numbers and the closing date.
  • Advert should circulate for a minimum of 14 days.
  • Advert should not be older than 6months
  • Within the 14-day circulation, applications are only open to Batswana citizens.

What do I need to apply for the service as an employee?

  • Contract of employment.
  • Application letter for work.
  • Letter of offer/appointment letter
  • Curriculum vitae (CV).
  • Certified copies of certificates (all certificates in foreign languages must be translated to English)
  • Medical report
  • Certified copies of a valid passport (Passport copies should reflect applicant’s picture, passport number, and expiry date)
  • Passport size photos.

What do I need to apply for the service as an investor?

  • Proof of investment if joining an existing company
  • Lease of agreement
  • Certificate of company registration
  • Certificate of shares
  • Certificate of incorporation (obtained from Registrar of Companies)
  • List of local employees and their identifications
  • List of valued assets
  • Form 8/ form 13/ form 14 (obtained from Registrar of Companies)
  • Medical report
  • Certified copies of their valid passport
  • Company profile
  • Current Bank Statement certified by the bank

What do I need to apply for the service if I am in the medical cadre?

  • Proof of permission from Botswana Nursing Council, Midwifery Council of Botswana or Ministry of Health.

What do I need to apply for the service if I am in the teaching cadre?

  • Proof of permission to teach from the Ministry of Education or Clearance from BOTA for Vocational or Tertiary Education Council

 What do I need to apply for the service if I am in the nursing aide/ caretaker cadre?

  • Submit a letter from the patient’s doctor, employer’s identity also certified

What do I need to apply for the service if I am an extra heavy-duty driver?

  • Copy of Botswana Driver’s License or classifications from the Department of Transport
  • Motor Vehicle Registration Book for both vehicles and trailers
  • B A permits for trucks
  • P A permits for Public Transport
  • List of vehicles and transport permit numbers

What do I need to apply for the service if I am in the accounting cadre?

  • Proof of clearance from the Botswana Institute of Accounting 

What do I need to apply for the service if I am a footballer?

  • Proof of clearance from the Botswana Football Association or Premier league.

 What do I need to apply for the service if I am a pilot?

  • Proof of clearance from the Civil Aviation. 

What do I need to apply for the service if I am farm worker/herd girl/ herd boy?

  • Farm Certificate/Brand Certificate and
  • Employer’s certified National Identity Card (omang) 

How much does it cost to apply for this service?

  • P1500.00 (Application for Work Permit)
  • P1500.00 (Renewal of Work Permit)
  • P1500.00 (Exemption Certificate/Work)
  • P1500.00 (Replacement of Work Permit)

How long does it take to get a work permit ready?

  • 30 working days after the date of application.

Where can I get the forms for work permit?

  • At any labour office in the country near you.

Where can I get more information?

Department of Labour and Social Security

Tel: 361 1500

Toll Free: 0800 600 777

Time Zone: +2 GMT

Working Hours:  0730hrs -1245hrs

                          1345hrs -1630hrs

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Fee: Free of charge
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CHILD MAINTENANCE-MAGISTRATE'S COURT

 CHILD MAINTENANCE (FAMILY RELATED CASES)

 

SERVICE DESCRIPTION

Child maintenance is claimed by any person who has guardianship or custody of a minor child.  The person does not necessarily have to be the parent but must be able to show that the person legally responsible is not performing the duty.

 

HOW DO I OBTAIN THE SERVICE

Obtain a complaint form from the Clerk of Court and fill it at any Magistrate Court in your locality.  Forms are also available at District Commissioners’ offices in areas where there is no magistrate’s Court.

 

HOW DO I APPLY FOR SERVICE

After completing the form, have it commissioned by the Commissioner of Oaths (e.g. District Officer or Police). Attach a copy of the national identity card (Omang) and submit the form to the Clerk of Court for registration.

 

COST INVOLVED IN OBTAINING SERVICE

None

WHERE CAN I GET MORE INFORMATION

 

Any Magistrates Court.

Any District Commissioner’s Office

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Provision of licensing for all Electricity Undertakings (Generation, Transmission, Distribution and Supply) exceeding 25kW. This is in compliance with the Electricity Supply Act. 

Electricity Supply: Subsidiary Legislation Index to Subsidiary Legislation 1993  

Electricity Supply Act Amendment 2010

 

2. How do I get service?

        

Applications for licenses are made by writing a letter to the Minister of Minerals, Energy and Water Resources, Private Bag 00378, Gaborone and completing the first schedule of Electricity Supply (licensing) Regulations, SI 116 of 1993.

 

4. Cost involved in obtaining service

·         N/A

 

5. Where can i get more information

Private Bag 00378

Gaborone

Tel : 3640 200 / 3640 207

tmatshameko@gov.bw

tkentse@gov.bw

ead@gov.bw

 

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Fee: Free of charge
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Service Description

To privide sponsorship to all citizens of Botswana who are 33 years and below.

How do I obtain the service

-One will have to go to the Department of Tertiary Education and Financing in block 6, opposite BOCODOL or contact the Publicity office at 3959996.

How do I apply for the Service

One will have to have attained a minimum of 36 points and fill in the application form.

How much does it cost

The service is free and does not cost anything.

Where can i get more information

One can get more information from the Ministry of Education and Skills Development website: www.moe.gov.bw 

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ADJUDICATION OF CRIMINAL CASES

 

Service Description

 

Prosecution of Criminal cases is at the instance of the State through the Directorate of Public Prosecution’s office.  The Court’s duty is to hear the evidence brought before it and make a determination of whether or not the Accused is guilty.

 

How Do I obtain a Service?

 

All criminal cases start with the Police who investigate and bring the Accused before the Courts for trial.  If you are complaining about a criminal act against you, you need to report the matter to the Police.

 

How do I apply for Service?

 

You need not apply other than give a statement to the Police and may subsequently be called upon to give evidence in Court to prove the case against the Accused person.

 

Cost Involved – Obtaining Service

 

No cost is involved.  If you are called to come and give evidence in Court, the Court will meet your traveling and subsistence expenses.

 

Where can I get more information?

 

The Registrar’s Office                                

High Court, Lobatse

Private Bag 001

Lobatse

Tel:  5330396/7

Email:  jmanzunzu@gov.bw

 

OR

 

The Registrar’s Office

High Court, Francistown

Private Bag F13

Francistown

Tel: 2412125

Emal : Gketlogetswe@gov.bw

 

OR

 

Clerk of the Court’s office

Any Magistrate Court  (Country wide)

( Please go to Court contact link)                  

 

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Fee: Free of charge
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ADJUDICATION OF MATRIMONIAL CASES

(Divorce, custody, maintenance, division of property).

 

Service Description

 

A case for divorce is tried at the High Court.  Divorce can be claimed together with a relief for ancillaries i.e. custody of minor children, maintenance, and division of the matrimonial estate.  The Court will hear the case irrespective of where the parties contracted their marriage.  The ground of divorce recognized in law is the irretrievable breakdown of marriage.

 

How Do I Obtain a Service?

 

Prepare four (4) copies of a summons claiming divorce and ancillaries.  File the summons with the High Court Civil Registry.  The case will be registered and two copies will be retained by the Court and two (2) copies will be returned to you one of which is to be served upon the defendant. In line with judicial case management, as soon as a case is registered, it is allocated to the judge who will manage it until it is completed.  When a decree nisi for divorce is granted you can apply for decree absolute after 6 weeks.

 

How do I apply for service?

 

Same as above.

 

Cost Involved in Obtaining Service

 

P120 stamp duty for the summons

P20 fee for decree absolute

The cost of serving the summons depends on the distance between the deputy Sheriff’s office and the location of the defendant.

 

Where can I get more information?

 

The Registrar’s Office                                

High Court, Lobatse

Private Bag 001

Lobatse

Tel:  5330396/7

Email:  jmanzunzu@gov.bw

 

OR

 

The Registrar’s Office

High Court, Francistown

Private Bag F13

Francistown

Tel: 2412125

Emal : Gketlogetswe@gov.bw

 

OR

 

Clerk of the Court’s office

Any Magistrate Court  (Country wide)

( Please go to Court contact link)                  

 

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Fee: Free of charge
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ADMINISTRATION OF GUARDIAN FUND-MASTER'S OFFICE

ADMINISTRATION OF GUARDIAN FUND

 

SERVICE DESCRIPTION

The receipt and disbursement of all moneys of minor children (under 21); people who are not capable of controlling their own affairs and people whose whereabouts are unknown.  

HOW DO I OBTAIN THE SERVICE?

Once you receive a notice that payment of the funds has been made to the Master approach the office of the Master for assistance.  The fund for minor beneficiaries can be claimed for the welfare of the beneficiary including school fees, general maintenance and for providing shelter.  The Masters office deals with the Guardian in the case of a minor beneficiary or the owner of the money who must identify himself to the satisfaction of the Master. 

HOW DO I APPLY FOR THE SERVICE?

Application to claim money from the guardian fund is made by the Guardian through a letter or verbally.  The application must state what the money is required for and if it is for school fees there must be attachments of invoices from the school or where it is for construction of a house plans and quotations must be furnished.  If the beneficiary has attained the age of majority he must attach a certified copy of his identity document (omang) to the application letter. If the person whose whereabouts were unknown resurfaces, he must prove his identify to the master to his satisfaction.

COSTS INVOLVED

None

WHERE CAN I GET MORE INFORMATION?

Master’s Office Gaborone

Private Bag BR 293

GABORONE

Tel:  +267-3956339

 

Master’s Office Francistown

High Court Fancistown

Private Bag F13

FRANCISTOWN

Tel:  267-2412125

 

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Service Description

This is a service for admission to Primary or Secondary school.

How Do I obtain the service?

There is need to visit a school after the student has sat for PSLE or JC exams.

How much does it cost?

refer to website. www.moe.gov.bw

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